This Week's Highlights

Week of October 23, 2017 - October 29, 2017

Blackbeard's Pirate Jamboree

  • Friday, October 27th - Sunday, October 29th

Come to Ocracoke Island for a Pirate Halloween! The Ocracoke Pirate Jamboree is an annual, two-day event that is highlighted by a family friendly Pirate Encampment by Blackbeard's Pirate Crew on Ocracoke Island.

Week of November 27, 2017 - December 3, 2017

Historic Home Tour

  • Sunday, December 3rd

The holidays and the history of Ocracoke Island are deliciously combined in this annual tour that shines a spotlight on some of the most distinctive and unique properties in Ocracoke village. The Historic Home Tour, which is presented by the Ocracoke Preservation Society, gives locals and visitors alike an opportunity to peek into some of the most stunning homes on the island, while enjoying a little local flavor and history, and a wealth of spirited holiday décor.

Week of December 25, 2017 - December 31, 2017

Working Watermen's Oyster Roast, Shrimp Steam and Seafood Stew Fundraiser

  • Friday, December 29th - Saturday, December 30th 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Toast the holiday season with lots of down-home flavor and big piles of seafood with this annual event that has attracted locals and visitors with great tastes for more than a decade. The Working Watermen's Oyster Roast, Shrimp Steam and Seafood Stew Fundraiser is held in between Christmas and New Year’s, and is a perfect opportunity for off-season visitors to experience all the delicious coastal fare this small community is known for.